Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii
Tanquana hilmarii

Tanquana hilmarii is commonly known as Pleiospilos himarii. A member of the Aizoaceae family, this succulent is very small and soft-skinned. It does not grow more than 3 cm which makes it the smallest species in the genus. It grows in a cluster often and is unbranched. The entire body is covered with green-grey or brownish-purple dots. The leaves are triangular, plump, and have rounded tips. During fall, the plant bears yellow flowers that have a strong spicy smell. This plant is native to South Africa. It loves plenty of sunlight and is majorly not frost-friendly. The plant is known to have a fast growth rate.

Growth Rate

Tanquana hilmarii has a fast growth rate.

Flowering

During autumn, the plant bears yellow flowers that have an intoxicating spicy scent.

Watering

The plant requires light watering as it is accustomed to drought conditions in its native habitat.

Soil

The soil for Tanquana hilmarii should be loam-based and free-draining.

Hardiness

The hardiness zone for the Tanquana hilmarii succulent is 10b to 11b. It is not frost-hardy.

Light

This plant grows happily when exposed to plenty of sunlight.

Propagation

Seed germination is the ideal way to propagate Tanquana hilmarii.

The Tanquana hilmarii is used to a rocky climate like its native habitat. The place where it grows hardly receives rain. Thus, you need to be careful when watering this succulent. Get your hands on this wonderful-looking species now!

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Mid Summer
Botanical Name Tanquana hilmarii
Dormancy Summer
Family AIZOACEAE
Flower Color Bright Yellow
Growth Habit succulent mesemb
Hardiness Zone 10b11
Mature Size under 6 in. (15 cm)
Native Area South africa
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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Tanquana hilmarii

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Tanquana hilmarii is commonly known as Pleiospilos himarii. A member of the Aizoaceae family, this succulent is very small and soft-skinned. It does not grow more than 3 cm which makes it the smallest species in the genus. It grows in a cluster often and is unbranched. The entire body is covered with green-grey or brownish-purple dots. The leaves are triangular, plump, and have rounded tips. During fall, the plant bears yellow flowers that have a strong spicy smell. This plant is native to South Africa. It loves plenty of sunlight and is majorly not frost-friendly. The plant is known to have a fast growth rate.

Growth Rate

Tanquana hilmarii has a fast growth rate.

Flowering

During autumn, the plant bears yellow flowers that have an intoxicating spicy scent.

Watering

The plant requires light watering as it is accustomed to drought conditions in its native habitat.

Soil

The soil for Tanquana hilmarii should be loam-based and free-draining.

Hardiness

The hardiness zone for the Tanquana hilmarii succulent is 10b to 11b. It is not frost-hardy.

Light

This plant grows happily when exposed to plenty of sunlight.

Propagation

Seed germination is the ideal way to propagate Tanquana hilmarii.

The Tanquana hilmarii is used to a rocky climate like its native habitat. The place where it grows hardly receives rain. Thus, you need to be careful when watering this succulent. Get your hands on this wonderful-looking species now!

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Mid Summer
Botanical Name Tanquana hilmarii
Dormancy Summer
Family AIZOACEAE
Flower Color Bright Yellow
Growth Habit succulent mesemb
Hardiness Zone 10b11
Mature Size under 6 in. (15 cm)
Native Area South africa
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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